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Promissory note payable to Mr John Riseley at eight months for 23.0.3 pounds sterling, signed by Richard Larsom, Orielton Farm, Pittwater, witnessed by Alex Laing, dated 7 August 1819
Bib ID 7049570
Format ManuscriptManuscript, OnlineOnline [text, sheet]
Online Versions
Access Conditions Available for research. Not for loan. 
Description [1819] 
1 item : 9.7 x 19.9 cm, mounted on card 30.1 x 23 cm 
Series

Promissory notes collection, 1819 August 3-1819 August 7.

Summary

Comprises a promissory note for £.23.0.3 sterling overwritten in brown ink 'exhibited as evidence before the Lieutenant Governor on 20 October, 1820 in the case of Lewis v. Larson'.

Biography/History

Richard Larsom, also known as Richard Larson, was appointed Constable at Pitt Water, Van Dieman's Land in 1818 then dismissed for fraud. Died 1849. Alex Laing was District Police Constable in Sorell (Pitt Water) with Larsom and Chief Constable 1819-1838. He was an important Scottish fiddler.

Notes

Part of the collection: Promissory notes collection, 1819 August 3-1819 August 7.

Manuscript reference number: MS 111.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-260010703

Subjects Larson, Richard -- Trials, litigation, etc.  |  Promissory notes -- Australia.
Time Coverage 1819 
Other authors/contributors Larson, Richard

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